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Kontakion for Transfiguration

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Kontakion for Transfiguration (6 August).

Menaion - 08 August

Kazan's setting of the Menaion for August.

Kontakion for Transfiguration

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Kontakion for Transfiguration (6 August).

Troparion for Transfiguration

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Apolytikion for Transfiguration (6 August).

Troparion for Transfiguration

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Apolytikion for Transfiguration (6 August).

Menaion - 7 July

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Festal hymnody for offices and Divine Liturgy for the month of July.

"While Thy disciples looked on Thee," Exaposteilarion for Ascension

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Exaposteilarion for Ascension.

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While Thy disciples looked on Thee; Ascension; Exaposteilarion for Ascension; Matins

Menaion - 06 June

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This music is from the Byzantine Menaion Project by Basil Kazan for the saints and feasts of this month. The music is type-set, properly accented and barred, with ison, and rubrics and instructions added in, along with special melodies noted.

Menaion - 05 May

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This music is from the Byzantine Menaion Project by Basil Kazan for the saints and feasts of this month. The music is type-set, properly accented and barred, with ison, and rubrics and instructions added in, along with special melodies noted.

Menaion - 04 April

This music is from the Byzantine Menaion Project by Basil Kazan for the saints and feasts of this month. The music is type-set, properly accented and barred, with ison, and rubrics and instructions added in, along with special melodies noted.

Menaion - 03 March

This music is from the Byzantine Menaion Project by Basil Kazan for the saints and feasts of this month. The music is type-set, properly accented and barred, with ison, and rubrics and instructions added in, along with special melodies noted.

Menaion - 02 February

This music is from the Byzantine Menaion Project by Basil Kazan for the saints and feasts of this month. The music is type-set, properly accented and barred, with ison, and rubrics and instructions added in, along with special melodies noted.

Exaposteilarion for Theophany (Epiphany)

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Exaposteilaria

This Exaposteilarion is sung on January 6th, the Feast of Theophany (Epiphany), and on some of the days following until its Leave-taking on January 14th.

Menaion - 01 January

This music is from the Byzantine Menaion Project by Basil Kazan for the saints and feasts of this month. The music is type-set, properly accented and barred, with ison, and rubrics and instructions added in, along with special melodies noted. Updated 1/16/16.

Praises for the Dormition of the Theotokos

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Praises

These Praises are sung on the Feast of the Dormition, and following week.

Exaposteilaria for Feast and After-Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos

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Exaposteilaria

These Exapostielaria are sung on the Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, and the week that follows.

Troparion of the Cross

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

This is written in Western and Byzantine notation, for the Feast of the Cross.

Kontakion of the Forefeast of the Meeting of our Lord

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Special melody for the Kontakion sung on February 1st.  UPDATED, 1/23/15.

Troparion of the Paramon of Theophany (Epiphany)

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung on January 5th.  Soft chromatic version.

Troparion of the Forefeast of Theophany (Epiphany)

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung from January 2nd - 4th.  Soft chromatic version.

Troparion of the Paramon of the Nativity of Christ

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung on December 24th.  Soft Chromatic version.

Troparion of the Prefeast of the Nativity of Christ

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Troparia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Troparion sung from December 20th - 23rd, "Make ready, O Bethlehem...".   Soft Chromatic version.

Canon of the Nativity of Christ

This double Canon of the Nativity has both sets of Katabasiae. Sing the first set from Nov. 21 - Dec. 24. On Christmas, sing them both, as written here. Sing the second set from Dec. 26 - 31. Updated 6/21/13.

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Christ is born glorify Him; Matins of the Nativity of Christ; Two Canons for the Nativity of Christ; Canon for the Nativity; Iambic Canon for the Nativity

Kontakion of the Nativity of Christ

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

See music for different ways to sing this Kontakion of the Nativity of Christ

Kontakion of Annunciation

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

Sung on March 25th, the initial Sundays in Lent, and at the Akathist Hymn.

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